Who's Eligible: Community College students
Award Amount: Up to $2,000
Due Date: Varies
Two-year college students with clean records and GPAs of at least 3.5 are invited to show off their talents. Students must be enrolled in an Associate's or Bachelor's degree program, have a minimum of 48 credit hours completed by August 31, 2011, and be nominated by their school. One student from each of the 50 states will win the $2,000 prize but an additional 300 students will win smaller awards. To throw in your hat, head to your school's Phi Theta Kappa office to find out how to get nominated.